battercake

[bat-er-keyk]

noun South Midland and Southern U.S.


Nearby words

  1. batter brace,
  2. batter bread,
  3. batter pile,
  4. batter's box,
  5. batter-fry,
  6. battered,
  7. battered child,
  8. battered child syndrome,
  9. battered wife,
  10. battered woman

Origin of battercake

First recorded in 1820–30; batter2 + cake

Regional variation note

See pancake.

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